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Red floral pattern silk satin damask; three pieces hand-sewn together

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent

probably English, used in America, third quater of the 18th century

Place of Manufacture

probably England

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

33.2 x 11.3 cm (13 1/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1028

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles